Poverty Measurement: We Know Less Than Policy Makers Realize
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- John Gibson, 2016. "Poverty Measurement: We Know Less than Policy Makers Realize," Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 3(3), pages 430-442, September.
- John Gibson, 2016. "Poverty Measurement: We Know Less than Policy Makers Realize," Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies 201633, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University.
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Keywordshappiness; household surveys; inequality; poverty; prices; shared prosperity;
- O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
- I38 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Government Programs; Provision and Effects of Welfare Programs
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- NEP-ALL-2015-10-17 (All new papers)
- NEP-CNA-2015-10-17 (China)
- NEP-TRA-2015-10-17 (Transition Economics)
- NEP-URE-2015-10-17 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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